An ice block approaching the size of London splits from the White Continent, close to Halley station.
Feb. 26, 2021 • ~4 min
Scientists will send robotic vehicles under the colossal berg drifting in the South Atlantic.
Dec. 15, 2020 • ~7 min
Lake sediments on remote Marion Island tell the story of the Southern Hemisphere's westerlies.
Dec. 11, 2020 • ~4 min
Maps will feature peaks and glaciers named for British individuals who've advanced polar science.
Dec. 3, 2020 • ~5 min
High resolution imagery shows ocean waves are taking their toll on the giant ice block called A68a.
Dec. 2, 2020 • ~4 min
The great whales are returning to the island that hosted the industry that nearly destroyed them.
Nov. 19, 2020 • ~6 min
The Stirling High School students used satellite imagery and computer software to search for the birds.
Nov. 19, 2020 • ~2 min
Counting the birds as four species will help conservation efforts, and threats from climate change.
Nov. 5, 2020 • ~3 min
Four years in the making, Britain's new £200m polar ship has left the builder's yard for testing.
Oct. 21, 2020 • ~6 min
Scientists' quest to find Antarctica's "missing" space rocks is beaten into submission by hard ice.
Jan. 9, 2020 • ~4 min